Category Archives: Poetry

“A Christmas Carol” by Christina Rossetti

In the bleak mid-winter Frosty wind made moan, Earth stood hard as iron, Water like a stone; Snow had fallen, snow on snow, Snow on snow, In the bleak mid-winter Long ago. Our God, Heaven cannot hold Him Nor earth … Continue reading

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Question Tuesday: Poetry

Right now I’m reading Luci Shaw’s Harvesting Fog as the (probable) book for my book review assignment in my Creating Poetry class this semester. It’s wonderful. It’s a way of seeing the Divine in the commonplace. It’s refreshing. I find … Continue reading

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Black Sheep

We say Bible says sheep. Blue boy sheep And Pink girl sheep. And? No and. No purple… No yellow… No green… Boxes like caskets, Bees in molasses, Hear them gasping for air. They wouldn’t be pigeons, So we shooed them … Continue reading

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I Saw His Smile and Knew

I Saw His Smile and Knew for Ginger and David Ciminello incandescent i feel warm looking at your picture like i’m standing near feeling your smile and his laughter and yours and eyes like doors into hearts warm like home … Continue reading

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